Dirt in your skirt blog

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Posted on November 1, 2014 by Margaret Schlachter
  In the last few months more than once people have come up to me and told me they want to quit their job and follow a dream. My journey and my story has become a reference point for many and yet when people seek council, I am cautious to......
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Posted on October 6, 2014 by Margaret Schlachter
This weekend I was suppose to race, not only one race but two races. Two trail races to be exact but it’s Monday and instead of writing a race recap I am writing an non-race weekend recap.      Racing is fun. Racing fuels us. Racing gives us goals to......
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Posted on September 11, 2014 by Margaret Schlachter
A departure from the normal OCR related stuff, but somehow all of life seems to be OCR related. This post is personal and not meant to get into a heated debate or cause an uproar but to shed some light on a situation that I know I am not alone......
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Posted on July 18, 2014 by Margaret Schlachter
This website is no stranger to talking about body image and body shape. In 2012, the post Body Image talked about how sometimes lusting after a body is not an achievable goal and we all have to make our own goals. Additionally, we feature women each week in the sport......
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Posted on July 3, 2014 by Margaret Schlachter
A bit of exciting news: Day-to-day I have a lot of different projects I am working on. People might not see me at races as much anymore but I am more involved than ever in the OCR community. I write about 20-30 articles a month about the industry for About.com,......